Football for Freedom - Palestinian girls 2019

by CADFA (Camden Abu Dis Friendship Association) in London, England, United Kingdom

We did it
On 18th July 2019 we successfully raised £2,935 with 47 supporters in 69 days

We aim to bring girl footballers from Palestine aged 13-16 to play football with girls in the UK for 10 days - target date is October 2019

by CADFA (Camden Abu Dis Friendship Association) in London, England, United Kingdom

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Padraic Finn 9th July 2019

I love football (soccer). I enjoyed the Women's World Cup. I want to support Palestinian football, especially girl's football.

Tamanna 2nd July 2019

Amazing idea, and a great way to encourage girls and leading women of the future to work together to get stronger. Hope it happens!

Grace Surey 25th June 2019

football can bring the world together and unite people even when they are competing, all in the name of sport. Healthy competition never hurt anyone. Nice to see girls given the opportunity to play worldwide after the FA banning them during WW2. It seems the world is watching! Good luck! Let’s have a good match with fair rules and a decent unbiased ref to watch over, may the best team win.

Elaine Hoctor 13th June 2019

I really hope you reach your goal. My daughter went to Palestine with a women's football team. Palestinian girls should be able to come and play football here.

amgggg2 10th June 2019

Sport is great to bring people together - I hope this project will help kick anti-Palestinian/anti-Arab prejudice into the long grass! And a well deserved break for some of the youth of Abu Dis from all the horrific violence they face on a weekly basis


This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£25 or more

Free entrance to the final match

We will invite everyone who has contributed at least 25 pounds to the fundraiser for the girls to the final tournament with a free ticket!

£50 or more

2 of 50 claimed

Free entrance and a set of beautiful photo cards

We will interested you to the final match AND give you a set of beautiful photo cards from Abu Dis girls' football club by photographer Shai Chisty (to he collected from the tournament or Cafe Palestina)

£100 or more

4 of 20 claimed

A feast at Cafe Palestina

You will be invited to a special and delicious thank you meal at Cafe Palestine while the girl footballers are with us. -We will also give you free entry to the final match!

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